My university uses Harvard UTS referencing system. I have to write an engineering report and my references are more than 50. I think if I do all 50 references by hands, it takes too much time. So I would like to write a package and a bibtex style to ease the writing of references. Unfortunately I am not much familiar with bibtex. Can someone please help me writing a bibtex style file?
It's always the best using a tool to create the bibliography. The standard mechanism for LaTeX is
- Saving the information in a file with the extension
- Using BibTeX or
biberto create the bibliography.
The complete steps and the interaction are well explained in most common introductions.
Using the standard compilation BibTeX you can use a predefined style. A collection of available styles and their results can be found here: BibTeX and bibliography
If you don't find a suitable style and you want to use BibTeX you can create your own style by using
custom-bib which is also compatible with
The second and most recommend method is the usage of
biblatex. You can use a style provided by the package itself or you use a contributed style. The question/answer of
Guidelines for customizing biblatex styles helps you for the first step.